News reaching Magazine Reel indicate that a Maseno University student was on Wednesday afternoon beaten to death and his body burnt by a mob of villagers at Kondele, 2 kilometers from Kisumu city.
The City Campus student identified as Dennis Opany is said to have been killed in what turned out to be a case of mistaken identity. Until his untimely death, Dennis, ‘a quiet and so bright a student’, according to his classmates was a student in the School of Development and Strategic Studies at the University.
Dennis popularly known among his classmates at Jacounty was a final year student pursuing a degree in Community Development. He was expected to graduate in December 2015 when death visited him. His body was taken to the New Nyanza General Hospital Mortuary and will be transported to his home in Nyawita village, Gem Constituency, Siaya County.
By the time of publishing this, no student leader from Maseno University had made an official statement with regard to Opany’s death.
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